1983 20c BABE RUTH, Baseball #2046, FDC, Gs (Silk), Dale Murphy Autograph

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  • Item Category: Stamps
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Mar 20, 2013
  • Channel: Auction House

1983 This First Day Cover has the 20c Stamp No. 2046, issued to honor George Herman Ruth, Jr., "Babe Ruth” and nicknamed "the Bambino" and "the Sultan of Swat", a major league baseball player from 1914 to 1935. Ruth started with the Boston Red Sox as a starting pitcher, but sold to the New York Yankees after 5 years, and converted to a full-time right fielder who then quickly became one of the league's most prolific hitters. This cover carries an autograph by Dale Murphy, member of the National League All-Star Team. Cachet by Gs (Silk) . CONDITION: Clean, not addressed. PAYMENT: Payment is expected within 7 days of auction end. Please, please, please list the item number if sending in payment.

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